The Office of Non-Credit and Continuing Education (ONCE) of Temple University is committed to providing quality, professional and accessible education, lifelong learning, and training opportunities to empower adult learners, businesses and organizations to achieve their professional performance and development goals and to provide valuable personal enrichment learning experiences.

Learn new skills! Enrich your life!

Temple University's Office of Non-Credit and Continuing Education (ONCE) offers a wide variety of Non-Credit courses and certificate programs that may help you to prepare for a new job, get ahead in your current job or explore new directions. Non-credit programs can provide you with learning opportunities at all phases of your life. With a variety of options to choose from, there’s bound to be something of interest to you.

Non-Credit Certificate Programs

Certificate programs can help you get ahead in your professional life or help you learn something new for your interests. Topics include Project Management and Interior Design. Learn more about our Professional Development Certificate Programs

Online Learning

Temple University, in partnership with LERN (LEarning Resources Network), offers online courses with UGotClass. Acquire new skills, or enhance your current employment skills, through this convenient online, instructor-moderated and self-guided courses that fits perfectly into your life.  View online courses we are currently offering with UGotClass.

Choose from a variety of instructor-facilitated online courses from our online partner, ed2go, that can help you achieve your professional and personal goals. Learn more about our Instructor-led and self-paced online courses and our Career Online Training programs with ed2go.

OLLI  (Osher Lifelong Learning Institute)

If you enjoy active, stimulating classes with great teachers, topics, and students, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) series of classes is for you! Classes are designed for learners age 50 and up, who enjoy active, stimulating classes and are available to take classes during the day. Visit us:

Summer Education Camps

Temple University’s Summer and Pre-College Programs Office provides youth programs for middle school students in the summer at the Ambler campus. Find out more about what’s being offered this summer. 

Corporate Training

The Office of Off-Campus Programs and Training delivers lively, interactive, and effective full-day and half-day workshops to corporate locations. Trainers are well-qualified, seasoned professionals with years of experience training and teaching at Temple University and at numerous corporations and organizations. Workshops can be scheduled during periods convenient for employees and their employers. Complete this online form and one of our team members will be in touch with you.